Sunday Services

Church services at St Paul’s URC are being held remotely.  Details of how to access them can be found below. 

St Paul’s URC services

There are recordings and scripts for recent services led by our minister, Reverend Anthea Wickens, as well as ‘visiting’ preachers.

Copyright details for podcasts and recordings can be found at the bottom of the page.

24 January – led by Scott Wheeler – worship from home via our YouTube channel streaming from 10:30 am

17 January – Keith Whyte – worship at home with a podcast and script:

10 January – Reverend Anthea Wickens – a recording is available on our YouTube channel

3 January – led by Reverend Anthea Wickens.  A recording is available on our YouTube channel.

27 December – reflective service led by Reverend Anthea Wickens and Lewin Cox:

25 December – Reverend Anthea Wickens – celebrate Christmas Day from home at 10:30 am over Zoom.

Worship leaders in the next few weeks

31 January – led by Reverend Anthea Wickens – joint service with Windsor URC and Egham United Church at 10:30 am. For details of how to join, contact us or see the members’ page of the web site.

7 February – led by Reverend Anthea Wickens

Other URC services

The United Reformed Church offers daily and Sunday worship.  The United Reformed Church web site provides Daily Devotions.  These are also available by email.  On the same page, there are United Reformed Church Sunday services via podcasts or email.

Church Services

Our Sunday services usually begin at 10.30 am. Creche facilities are available for young children, there is also junior church for older children, and tea, coffee and biscuits are always on offer afterwards

Our Communion service is usually held on the third Sunday of each month

Copyright and licences

Podcasts and recorded services are produced by permission:
CCLI 7693 + streaming 1125910; PRS LOML LE-0020629; PRS LM LM-0068615.

Bible readings from the New International Version. Copyright notice: The Holy Bible, New International Version® NIV ® Copyright © 1973 1978 1984 2011 by Biblica, Inc TM Used by permission, All rights reserved worldwide.

Copyright for 17 January

Service prepared by: Keith Whyte; Editor: Naomi Baldwin.  Introduction and reading by  Lewin Cox.

Music and performances:

“All People That On Earth Do Dwell”. Words by William Kethe, music (‘Old Hundredth’) by Louis Bourgeois, arr. by Charles Smart. ©Public domain. Used by permission. Performed by The McCarthy Singers & USAF Protestant Chapel Choir, West Ruslip & The Kingsway Symphony Orchestra & Charles Smart for ‘Abide With Me – 50 favourite Hymns’. ℗ The Decca Recording Company Limited, Palace Music Co Ltd.

“The Lord’s My Shepherd”. Words by Francis Rous, Music (Crimond) by Jessie Seymour Irvine, ad. By William Whittingham. ©Public domain. Used by permission. Performed by Huddersfield Choral Society and Wyn Morris for ‘Abide With Me – 50 favourite Hymns’. ℗ The Decca recording Company Limited, Palace Music Co Ltd.

“Love Divine, All Loves Excelling” Words and music by Charles Wesley, arr. by John Stainer. Used by permission. ©1968 The Jubilate Group. Performed by The Choir of Kings College Cambridge, Richard Farnes and Stephen Cleobury for ‘Abide With Me – 50 Favourite Hymns’. ℗ The Decca Recording Company Limited, The Choir of Kings College Cambridge and Richard Farnes and Stephen Cleobury.

Copyright for 10 January

Music performed by members of the church:

In the bleak mid winter – public domain; Author: Christina Georgina Rossetti; Tune: Cranham; Words and Music: Public Domain

Cornerstone – CCLI No 6158927  – Edward Mote, Eric Liljero, Jonas Myrin, Reuben Morgan, William Batchelder Bradbury; Copyright © 2011 Hillsong Music Publishing UK

Be Thou My Vision – CCLI No 7056332 – Eleanor Henrietta Hull, Mary Elizabeth Byrne, Russell Mauldin; Words: Public Domain; Music: © 2010 Belden Street Music Publishing

Copyright for 3 January

Reading from the song ‘Who would think that what was needed’ by John Bell and Graham Maule ©Iona Community/ Wild Goose Publications.

Music performed by members of the church:

Go tell it on the mountain: Words and Music adapted by John Wesley Work Jr. © Public Domain

We Three Kings (Kings Of Orient): Words and Music by John Henry Hopkins (1857). © Public Domain; Performance Voices of Dave © David Baker

When I think upon Christmas: Aodhan King, Ben Tan, Renee Sieff © 2017 Hillsong Music Publishing Australia

Copyright for music in the podcast on 27 December

Performances by members of the church.

Angels from the realms of glory – Words: James Montgomery, Public Domain; Music: Flemish or French carol melody, Public Domain

It came upon the midnight clear – Words: E H Sears altd, Public Domain; Music: Arthur Sullivan, Public Domain

Lord for the years – Words: © 1976 Dudley-Smith, Timothy; Music: © 1976 Michael Baughen – The Jubilate Group